When First-Line Depression Treatments Don’t Cut It: Newer Antidepressants and Sometimes, Antipsychotics
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 15, Number 7&8, July 2017
Michael Gitlin, MD
Director of the Outpatient Mood Disorder Program at UCLA, as well as author of The Psychotherapist’s Guide to Psychopharmacology (Free Press)
Dr. Gitlin has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
You’ve tried different SSRIs and then some, but your patient either can’t tolerate what you’ve prescribed or simply hasn’t experienced a lift in mood. Now what? Dr. Gitlin has some ideas.